fair http://michiganradio.org en Michigan State Fair is gone but not forgotten http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-state-fair-gone-not-forgotten <p>There's a new post on <a href="http://michiganradiopictureproject.org/">Michigan Radio's Picture Project</a> site.&nbsp; Bob Vigiletti has <a href="http://michiganradiopictureproject.org/2010/08/31/1998-famous-giant-stove/">eighteen beautiful shots</a> taken in the waning years of the Michigan State Fair.&nbsp; The fair, proclaimed to be the country's oldest, was closed because of declining attendance and revenues in 2009. Vigiletti writes:</p><blockquote><p>It is only through out thoughts and photographs that we preserve and cherish memories of the past.</p> Wed, 01 Sep 2010 18:33:52 +0000 Mark Brush 49 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan State Fair is gone but not forgotten